41 Action News, an NBC Affliate in Kansas City, MO is seeking an experienced Multi-Media Journalist / Reporter that can create, lead and organize content for multiple platforms utilizing strong editorial, journalistic, organizational and communication skills. This position is a 12 week temporary position.
Qualified applicants must be able to work various shifts, including weekends and or nights. They must be great video storytellers who excel in a fast-paced environment, can deliver pieces with both factual clarity and that make emotional connections with our viewers and users. This candidate will have strong on-camera presentation skills including the ability to work without a script live at the desk and in the field, will also have the intellect and flexibility to tackle a wide-range of topics.
Qualifications: A Bachelor's degree with journalism/communications as a major or minor field of study Three to five years experience as a reporter or photojournalist working in a medium or large market Proficiency in reporting and producing content in multiple platforms, including text, photo and video, accurately and on deadline Strong news judgment Outstanding writing skills.
Valid Driver’s License and a superior driving record, proficiency in use of lightweight photography gear non-linear video editing skills using Final Cut Pro or a similar system The ability to lift and carry up to 50 pounds of equipment.
If you are a qualified candidate that is looking to join a dynamic team, please go to www.scripps.com/careers to apply.
The EW Scripps Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.